Author

 
Zaza Hlalethwa

Zaza Hlalethwa

    ‘Kanarie’: Coming out in a silenced era
    ‘Kanarie’: Coming out in a silenced era
    Johan Niemand (Schalk Bezuidenhout) is a clumsily tall pupil in matric with Bambi eyes and a likeable quirk that he expresses through music. Two...
    Dickies fanatics get their own store
    Dickies fanatics get their own store
    There’s always that one uncle in black families. The malume who sports a gold chain, uses a pair of balled-up stockings to shine his two-tone...
    Magugu fashions a new look for Sunday bests
    Magugu fashions a new look for Sunday bests
    Statuesque models lining the foyer’s walls look down on those who walk through the narrow aisle between them. People rush past with clipboards or...
    For the love of my roommate, my bestie, my brother
    For the love of my roommate, my bestie, my brother
    There were so many of us growing up in what was initially a three-bedroom house. Five kids, two parents and whatever cousin needed housing close to...
    The thrill of riding the love roller-coaster
    The thrill of riding the love roller-coaster
    “I love love and I will never let my past experiences or the way we wear cynicism with pride stop me from loving. I love being loved and whenever...
    1995 play still relevant today
    1995 play still relevant today
    Have we come a long way since 1994?
    Little America is a good first step but ...
    Little America is a good first step but ...
    Last year the urban music channel TRACE partnered with the Gauteng Film Commission (GFC) to give an aspiring filmmaker the opportunity to produce a...
    In Royal News: Meghan and Harry are pregnant
    In Royal News: Meghan and Harry are pregnant
    It has been five months since Meghan Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry The Duke of Sussex made their vows at the Windsor Castle for the whole...
    Toich turns to the old masters
    Toich turns to the old masters
    Alice Toich is an artist with a strong disposition for solving problems, first through painting and then through baking.
    Imagine life with no Likes
    Imagine life with no Likes
    Of the 800-million users Instagram is said to have, one of them, let’s call her Linda, has 400, 000 followers and an average of 1 369 likes per...
    Banned Kenyan film Rafiki film tops Kenya’s box office in limited screening run
    Banned Kenyan film Rafiki film tops Kenya’s box office in limited screening run
    Kenyan director Wanuri Kahiu's film, Rafiki, was banned from cinemas by the Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) for promoting same-sex...
    Performers call out for pay rights
    Performers call out for pay rights
    Darlington Michaels is as flamboyant on screen as he is in person. As the colourfully dressed Papa G for close to 20 years on the soap opera...